Monday, May 22, 2017

Virginia Beach

HAMPTON ROADS Courtney Young of Virginia Beach, one of Dominion’s Volunteers of the Year, was among top company volunteers recognized and honored April 24 in Richmond with a $1,000 donation to her charity of choice,  the Virginia State University Alumni ...

HAMPTON ROADS The Chesapeake – Va. Beach Links, Inc. will host “Making A Praise Connection” on Saturday, April 29, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Chesapeake Conference Center. This non-denominational Inspirational event will feature as guest speaker TV Judge Mablean Ephraim ...

HAMPTON ROADS The Male Chorus of St. Mark AME Church in Virginia Beach celebrated their 44th anniversary Sunday (March 26) with a spirit-filled gospel concert. The packed show featured Ricky White’s Fully Committed, who celebrated their 9th anniversary with a ...

VIRGINIA BEACH Gamma Xi Chapter, Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. in Virginia Beach, held its annual Talent Hunt at Zeiders American Dream Theatre on March 5, 2017. The event was co-hosted by Sigma Kappa Kappa Chapter, Chesapeake and Tau Lambda ...

NORFOLK Dr. David M. Anderson Sr. is coming to Hampton Roads as the Keynote Speaker of the 6th Annual 900 Men Strong Scholarship and Community Service Awards Breakfast Saturday April 1, 2017, 8:30 a.m. at the Founders Inn & Spa ...

Several hundreds of  residents from Virginia Beach and the region participated in a four-mile march along a  stretch of  Atlantic Ave at the Oceanfront on Saturday (Feb. 25) showing support for a study to determine  the disparity  in minority participation in ...

VIRGINIA BEACH On Tuesday night, February 21, the Virginia Beach City Council agreed it would produce a full disparity study into the level of spending and awarding of contracts the city does with minority-owned businesses. The council’s action is a ...

By Leonard E. Colvin Chief Reporter New Journal and Guide Last November NFL Defensive Lineman turned developer Bruce Smith, said the city of Virginia Beach was excluding him and other Blacks from projects in that city. One of the by-products ...

VIRGINIA BEACH Addie Wright Thomason is the keynote speaker at The Urban League of Hampton Roads 33rd Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Community Leaders’ Breakfast Monday, Jan. 16, 2017, 7:30 a.m., at the Virginia Beach Convention Center. This year’s theme ...

VIRGINIA BEACH Brazil’s only professional folk dance company will perform at the Sandler Center for the Performing Arts January 18, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. The 38-member troupe of dancers, musicians, and singers performs a repertory based on a “Bahian” folkloric ...